Victorian Review invites applications for the annual Hamilton Prize for the best graduate student paper submitted to the journal in a given year. The annual award honours the effort and achievements of Susan Hamilton, editor of Victorian Review from 2000 to 2006.
Papers should be 20-25 pages in length and should not have been previously published. The winner will receive an award of $250 CAN and publication of the essay in Victorian Review. The deadline for submissions for the annual competition is June 30 of a given year.
The winning essay will be selected according to three criteria:
1.contribution to Victorian studies;
2.quality and originality; and
3.style and clarity.
The award will be judged by the editorial team of the journal in consultation with Advisory Board members.
Please send entries to:
Dr. Kristen Guest, Submissions Editor: firstname.lastname@example.org